If your dog has been eating grass then throws it up later, that’s not uncommon and is often a “one off” occurrence. I wouldn’t worry too much, but I absolutely would keep an eye on my dog to see how he is.… Read full post
There are many causes that can explain this, so let’s look at what they are.An increase in exercise
More exercise = more water = more peeing.… Read full post
Bratty is possible, getting back at you…not.
Have you considered the possibility he can’t hear you?… Read full post
From experience it seems many people believe bad breath is a normal thing, and why would you think of questioning something that’s normal? I know I wouldn’t!
The truth is, bad breath is nature’s way of telling you your dog is having some oral hygiene issues, which need to be addressed as soon as possible.… Read full post
As dogs get older it is not unusual for sleep patterns to change or for them to sleep more. The question is what’s “normal” and what is caused by an underlying problem.Is your dog sleeping or merely resting?… Read full post
They realise panting is normal, but they aren’t sure if what they’re seeing in their dog is excessive, and if yes what it means.Why dogs pant
Dogs don’t sweat like we do, so they pant in order to cool off and regulate body temperature.… Read full post
In this first post of my new series “Why Does My Dog…” I’m going to be addressing the often asked question, “why does my dog drink so much water?” Polydipsia
That is the medical term for excessive thirst, leading to drinking more water, and is one of the most common problems seen in veterinary medicine.… Read full post
It’s very important for me to provide you, my valued readers, with the most helpful information I can, so your senior dog can have the absolute best life possible.
As a pet care consultant, dog trainer and champion of seniors, I am asked a lot of questions about older dogs and they always start with the words “why does my dog…” That’s when the idea of writing a series of posts, each one addressing a separate question was born.… Read full post